KB: Software Metering Agent fails with "Software Metering failed to start PrepDriver" in mtrmgr.log

After you install the Convenience rollup update for Windows 7 SP1 and Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 (3125574) and the System Center Configuration Manager client, the Software Metering Agent fails, and the following error message is recorded in the mtrmgr.log file: Software Metering failed to start PrepDriver This error can occur if you install rollup… Read more

Taking a look at the Software Metering workflow in System Center 2012 Configuration Manager

~ Pramod Sathyanarayana Kashyap Hello everyone, my name is Pramod Sathyanarayana Kashyap. I recently worked with a customer who had some questions regarding the workflow of Software Metering in System Center 2012 Configuration Manager (ConfigMgr 2012) so I thought I would go ahead and share that with all of you here as well. The information… Read more